OakTree Transport

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Trucking since 1996

Established by Guihan Groenewald in 1996, Oaktree Transport is a well-known freight forwarder and transport broker. Our warehouse is in Swellendam and our fleet operates across Southern Africa.

Our mission

Reliability and load security is of utmost importance to us and we strive to maximise these factors through dedicated fleet controllers who monitor vehicles 24/7 and ensure optimum productivity with minimum risk exposure.

Freight Brokers in South Africa

Pioneering Technology

Being ideally equipped to efficiently handle logistical and storage arrangements allows us to ensure timely delivery of products and agricultural commodities to clients across many African borders at competitive prices.

Our Services

Explore what we do as the leading freight brokers in South Africa


Freight Logistics

We are a freight forwarder and transport broker. Oaktree Transport has a number of systems in place that make us unique among other trucking companies. Our entire staff is hand-selected for professionalism, competence, reliability, and dependability. To ensure that your cargo is delivered on time and in great condition, we use a satellite-based tracking system that allows us to manage our fleet, deal with breakdowns or adverse weather conditions, and keep our drivers and your load safe and secure.

lucerne supply

The supply and distribution of our lucerne and animal feeds are handled by Loumelize Trust, a division within the Oaktree Group. We provide a specialist service by entering into preferential contracts with the primary supplier and by constantly delivering quality products to the animal feed sector and feedlots. Value is added by means of personal attention, long-term agreements, storage, quality control, and transportation. Pricing strategies and stock management are being done for a variety of clients and we pride ourselves that we can deliver as the client requires.

Part Loads

Part Loads offer a more cost effective alternative to deal with smaller loads. The cost of a consolidation will be calculated of deck space used by cargo or total weight of cargo, limited to space available on the designated trucks. These part loads are available only from Western Cape to the Eastern Cape and back, including but not limited to the following regular destinations: Cape Town (3 per week) George (2-3 per week) Port Elizabeth (2-3 per week) East London (2-3 per week) The trucks consist of Taut liners and Flat decks 6x6m deck space carrying maximum of 22 tons.

Warehousing & Distribution

Our 540 sqm warehouses are occupied by fertilizer, seed and animal feeds companies. We also provide smaller trucks to distribute products on behalf of these companies to their clients.

Forklift Hire
Western Cape

We have a selection of forklifts that we rent out to customers within the Western Cape area.

Oaktree Transport | Freight Forwarder | Transport Broker
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Oaktree Transport | Freight Forwarder | Transport Broker

Our Values

For almost 25 years, we pride ourselves on being a provider of quality transportation and product solutions that uses cutting edge technology, along with a national network of providers

Social Responsibility

Healthy living and exercise is important for the physical and mental development. We Therefore pride ourselves by contributing to our communities’ a healthy lifestyle by sponsoring sporting events in various areas including schools, people with disabilities and general healthy lifestyle community events.

Black empowerment

Oaktree Transport has always been a family business and strives to assist in the empowerment of previously disadvantaged people in South Africa. In 2021 we launched Oaktree Logistics (Pty) Ltd with 51% black shareholding to steadily grow this business initiative into a self-sustainable entity.


We believe that reliability and load security is of utmost importance to our clients and we strive to maximise these factors. Dedicated fleet controllers are monitoring vehicles 24/7 to ensure optimum productivity and minimum risk exposure.

Guihan Groenewald, Founder

Our team


Guihan Groenewald       082 560 5268

Break Bulk

Lucas Radyn 082 878 1973
Etienne Heyns 071 671 7552
Juan Colyn 082 357 3600
Constant du Preez 082 744 3330
Cape Town  
Morne Nieuwoudt 082 891 2012
Anton van Eeden 072 105 1449
Ruan Visser 078 197 5338
Jan Buitendag 065 590 8481


Lucas Radyn 082 878 1973
Cape Town  
Morne Nieuwoudt 082 891 2012
Jan Buitendag 065 590 8481

Contact Us

    We welcome you to contact us for more information about any of our products or services

    Call us

    (028) 514 2000


    Billie-Jean Olivier

    Our address

    Corner Sparrebosch Road and N2


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